Category Archives: Traffic

Traffic Advisory: Major Road Closure Okeechobee Blvd.

LOCATION: Okeechobee Blvd. from Australian Ave. to Tamarind Ave. DESCRIPTION: Road widening, railroad reconstruction, new structures with traffic signals. RESTRICTIONS: Lane closures during the evening Sunday through Thursday from 10PM – 6AM. The total closure of Okeechobee Blvd. at the railroad crossing will begin July 11, 2011 at 5:00 A.M. and end August 12, 2011 […]

Traffic Advisory: Australian Ave. between 7th St. and Banyan Blvd.

To facilitate emergency utility work the following road closure will be in effect from 5AM Wednesday, June 22 until Friday June 24, 2011 when the area will reopen to traffic. LOCATION: Australian Ave. between 7th Street and Banyan Blvd. SOUTHBOUND TRAFFIC ONLY RESTRICTION: The southbound traffic will be detoured via: Palm Beach Lakes Blvd., Dixie […]

Australian Ave. between PB Lakes & Banyan NOW Open.

FRIDAY, JUNE 17, 2011 UPDATE: Australian Avenue is NOW Open. To facilitate emergency utility work the following road closure will be in effect from 6AM Sunday, June 12 through 6PM Friday June 17, 2011. LOCATION: Australian Ave. between Palm Beach Lakes and Banyan Blvd. SOUTHBOUND TRAFFIC ONLY RESTRICTION: The southbound traffic will be detoured via: […]

St. Patrick’s Day Events and Boat Show Traffic Advisory

What: St. Patrick’s Day/Boat Show West Palm Beach Traffic Advisory When: Thursday, March 17, 2011 Affected Area: Clematis Street, Centennial Square, Flagler Drive (03/11/11) West Palm Beach residents and visitors should be aware of the following information regarding St. Patrick’s Day in downtown West Palm Beach: There will be 3 major St. Patrick’s Day celebrations […]

Traffic Advisory: Boat Show Preparation

What: Palm Beach Int’l. Boat Show Information When: Beginning Friday, March 11, 2011 Affected Area: Flagler Drive in Downtown WPB and City Place ______________________________________________________________ West Palm Beach residents and visitors should be aware of the following information regarding the Palm Beach International Boat Show: Beginning Friday, March 11, 2011, Flagler Drive northbound will be closed […]

Clematis Streetscape Corings

When: Friday, January 21st, 2011 Where: Clematis Street from Narcissus Ave. to Rosemary Ave. In preparation for Clematis Streetscape, on Friday, January 21st, coring of the street will take place along Clematis Street from Narcissus Ave to Rosemary Ave. The work will be completed throughout the day and will require temporary road closures.  There will […]

33rd Street Infrastructure Improvements

When: Beginning Monday, October 25, 2010 Affected Area: 33rd Street at Broadway Due to improvements and upgrades taking place on 33rd Street, motorists should be aware that the intersection of 33rd Street and Broadway will be closed to through traffic beginning Monday, October 25, 2010. The intersection is expected to reopen no later than Wednesday, […]

24th Street Open to Traffic

What:  24th Street Open to Traffic When:  Beginning Thursday, October 21, 2010 Affected Area:  Northwood Village area (10/21/10)  Motorists should be aware of the following changes in the Northwood Village area: 24th Street is now completely open to traffic between Broadway and Dixie Highway. 25th Street is closed to through traffic between Broadway and Spruce […]

Portion of Belvedere Road closed to traffic

When: Beginning Friday, July 16, 2010, at 8:00 p.m. Affected Area: Belvedere Rd. between Mercer Rd. and Hillsboro Rd. Motorists should be aware that due to a Palm Beach County and CSX project to rebuild a railway crossing, Belvedere Road will be closed to traffic just west of I-95 between Mercer road and Hillsboro Road […]

Traffic Advisory for the Weekend

What:  Traffic Advisory When:  Sunday, June 6th 6AM until Noon Sunday, June 6th from 6 until 12 noon, the City of West Palm Beach Public Works Division will be making emergency paver repairs at the following locations: 1. On Okeechobee Blvd, westbound, at Sapodilla (1 lane closed) 2. At the intersection of Iris and Sapodilla

Street Closings for Clematis By Night 15th Anniversary Celebration

What: Clematis St./ Flagler Dr. closings for Clematis by Night 15th Anniversary Celebration When: Thursday, June 3, at 2 p.m.; re-open Friday, June 4, 6:30 a.m. Affected Area: North & South Clematis from Flagler to Narcissus; Flager Drive between Banyan and Datura Due to the Clematis by Night 15th Anniversary Celebration, motorists should be aware […]

Railroad Crossing Closed for Upgrades

When:  Beginning Sunday, May 16, 2010, at 6:00 a.m. Affected Area:  Hibiscus St. between Quadrille Blvd. and Rosemary Ave. (05/14/10)  Motorists should be aware that due to upgrades to the FEC Railway crossing, Hibiscus Street will be closed at the railway crossing located between Quadrille Boulevard and Rosemary Avenue beginning Sunday, May 16, 2010 at […]

Railroad Crossing Closed for Upgrades

When: Beginning Sunday, May 9, 2010, at 6:00 a.m. Affected Area: Gardenia St. between Quadrille Blvd. and Rosemary Ave. Motorists should be aware that due to upgrades to the FEC Railway crossing, Gardenia Street will be closed at the railway crossing located between Quadrille Boulevard and Rosemary Avenue beginning Sunday, May 9, 2010 at 6:00 […]

Spencer Drive Detour

When:  Beginning Thursday, April 29, 2010 Affected Area:  Spencer Dr. from Okeechobee Blvd. to Palm Beach Lakes Blvd. Due to ongoing improvements on Spencer Drive, motorists should be aware of the following: Spencer Drive will undergo a complete closure between Vandiver Drive and South Sequoia Drive beginning the evening of Thursday, April 29, 2010.  The […]

Sunfest 2010 Information

When:  Beginning Wednesday, April 21, 2010 Affected Area:  Flagler Drive in downtown WPB Residents and visitors should be aware of the following information related to Sunfest 2010: Northbound Flagler Drive will be closed to traffic from Lakeview Avenue to Banyan Boulevard beginning Wednesday, April 21, 2010. Flagler Drive will be closed to traffic in both […]

Monroe Drive Improvements

When:  Beginning Monday, April 5, 2010 Affected Area:  Monroe Drive and Georgia Avenue (04/02/10)  Motorists should be aware that due to improvements and upgrades taking place on Monroe Drive, the intersection of Monroe Drive and Georgia Avenue will be closed to through traffic beginning Monday, April 5, 2010.  The intersection is expected to reopen no […]

Palm Beach International Boat Show Information

What: Palm Beach Int’l. Boat Show Information When: Beginning Friday, March 12, 2010 Affected Area: Flagler Drive in Downtown WPB West Palm Beach residents and visitors should be aware of the following information regarding the Palm Beach International Boat Show: Beginning Friday, March 12, 2010, Flagler Drive northbound will be closed from Lakeview Avenue to […]

S. Dixie Highway Temporary Closure

What: Evening on Antique Row: Dixie Highway Road Closing When: Saturday, March 6, 2010, from noon to midnight Affected Area: S. Dixie Highway from Southern Blvd. to Greenwood Dr. (03/04/10) Motorists should be aware that due to the Evening on Antique Row, South Dixie Highway will be closed to vehicular traffic from Southern Boulevard to […]

Spencer Drive Improvement Project

When: Beginning Monday, March 8, 2010 Affected Area: Spencer Dr. from Okeechobee Blvd. to Palm Beach Lakes Blvd. (Tuesday, March 2, 2010) The City of West Palm Beach will be starting an improvement project along Spencer Drive on Monday, March 8, 2010. The project will affect Spencer Drive between Okeechobee Boulevard and Palm Beach Lakes […]

Spencer Drive Road Construction

Please be aware that the Spencer Drive project will begin on March 8, 2010.  During the first two weeks, there will be minor construction work performed using flagmen.  Near the end of March, Spencer Drive will be one lane for each direction of travel, with the eastern half of the roadway closed for construction.  The […]

Drainage Improvements Continue

When: Beginning Monday, August 10, 2009 Affected Area: Forest Hill Blvd. at Martin Avenue (08/07/09) As a result of a City of West Palm Beach drainage improvement project, Forest Hill Boulevard will be closed to traffic at Martin Avenue period of approximately 6 (six) days beginning Monday, August 10, 2009. The road is expected to […]

Parker Ave. south of Forest Hill Blvd.: Road Work

What:  Parker Avenue Road Work When:  Beginning Tuesday, July 21, 2009 Affected Area:  Parker Avenue South of Forest Hill Boulevard (07/20/09)  Motorists should be aware that due to road work, Parker Avenue will be closed to traffic between Forest Hill Boulevard and Maddock Street beginning Tuesday, July 21, 2009, for a period of approximately twenty […]

City Docks to Alternate Temporary Closings During Construction

WHO:        The City of West Palm Beach WHEN:        Beginning Monday, July 20 at 5:00 a.m. WHERE:        WPB City Docks along Flagler Drive (July 17, 2009 – West Palm Beach, FL) – Residents and visitors should be advised that West Palm Beach City Dock #2 (the middle dock) will be closed temporarily beginning on Monday, July […]

S. Dixie Highway Construction Project

When: Beginning Monday, July 20, 2009 Affected Area: S. Dixie Hwy. at E. Lakewood Road (07/16/09) As a result of an ongoing City of West Palm Beach project along E. Lakewood Road, South Dixie Highway will be closed to traffic at E. Lakewood Road for a period of approximately 30 (thirty) days beginning Monday, July […]